Social Media Addiction

April 28, 2010  |  Social Media for Students

Sometimes you’ve just got to have it.  Chocolate comes to mind.  Or for some people, drinking or gambling or sex.  ADDICTION.  You probably heard about a recent study by the University of Maryland suggesting that students on campus there are addicted to Social Media.  Giving up their iPhones, laptops, Blackberries and their internet connection for 24 hours was enough to induce withdrawl symptoms much like those of a drug addict.  Are you kidding me???  Apparently not. (More…)

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Welcome to a Brave New World!

Welcome to a Brave New World!

Social Media is revolutionizing the world.  And make no mistake, it’s here to stay.Your kids know all about it.  They’re texting during class and Twittering at the dinner table.  The trouble is – you don’t have a clue. And that’s not a good feeling.

Cyberspace?  It’s a fabulous place.  But you need directions to navigate it SAFELY.

Like any good parent or teacher, you want to keep up with your kids and protect them, too. That’s why you need to be informed.

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Social Media in Plain English

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Twitter In Plain English

This video offers a drop-dead simple explanation of the revolution known as Twitter.

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